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The Presentation of the Lord

This week we celebrate the Presentation of the Lord. “People come into our lives who may have prophetic purposes, but we may not realize it at the time.  This happened to Mary and Joseph as they presented Jesus in the Temple in Jerusalem.  There they found Simeon, a ‘righteous and devoted’ man, who proclaimed the significance of Jesus’ birth and mission.  God also placed there the prophetess, Anna, who declared the same to all who would listen.” 

As we reflect on the readings today let us take time to contemplate, with gratitude, the individuals we have met in our lives that have given us “food” for thought or whose actions or reactions have allowed us to make changes in our lives that we may not credit to their input until many years later. Take time…    

 

 

Notes from Nancy

Thoughts and announcements from our Pastoral Director, Nancy Woodcock. Please leave any questions in the comments.